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5 Reasons Oil Prices Are Falling (and Will Keep Doing So)

Oil prices have been falling fast, and are going to stay low. You probably have been wondering “What has caused Oil prices to fall?” Well, the answer can be explained in 5 different ways. 458 more words

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German political leader says: ‘Fuck U.S. imperialism’ | Workers World

via German political leader says: ‘Fuck U.S. imperialism’ | Workers World.

Posted by Workers World staff

Oskar Lafontaine, former German finance minister and political leader of, first, the Social Democratic Party, and most recently the Left Party, shocked the pro-U.S.

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Once Upon a Time in the USSR

Put away your politics and then try to argue this isn’t inspiring. From (conveniently) 1984.

Russia

Rosneft has obtained ecological expertise for Arctic drilling

From Rosneft press release

In order to perform volumes of works on license areas on the shelf in Western Arctic in the period from 2015 to 2021 the Company has obtained all necessary state ecological expertise reports.

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DNR Authorities Prepare to Prevent Ecological Disaster near Khartsyzsk from Possible Dam Collapse

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Today, DNR legislators and administrators met at a roundtable to discuss measures to prevent an environmental disaster due to the collapse of a dam near ​​Khartsyzsk. 624 more words

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The World's Biggest Nuclear Bomb Ever Dropped - Tsar Bomba

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This is the single most powerful device ever constructed (and subsequently responsible for the biggest nuclear explosion in history). Known as the Tsar Bomba, this Soviet designed nuclear weapon had a destructive power 10 times the combined force of all conventional explosives used in World War 2, and was 3000 times more powerful than the atomic bomb that destroyed Hiroshima.

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Arctic Logistic Support Ship Floated in St. Petersburg

From Sputniknews

The Elbrus-class logistic support ship for the Russian Navy was floated in St. Petersburg on Friday, the Severnaya Verf (Northern Shipyard) said in a press-release. 164 more words

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